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Andrei Smirnov (actor)

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Occupation  Actor, film director
Parents  Sergey Smirnov
Role  Actor
Name  Andrei Smirnov
Years active  1961-present

Andrei Smirnov (actor) Andrei Smirnov actor Wikipedia

Full Name  Andrei Sergeyevich Smirnov
Born  12 March 1941 (age 74) (1941-03-12) Moscow, USSR (now Russia)
Spouse  Yelena Prudnikova (m. 1975)
Education  Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography
Children  Avdotya Smirnova, Aglaya Smirnova, Aleksey Smirnov, Aleksandra Smirnova
Movies  Elena, The Byelorussian Station, His Wife's Diary, Two Days, The Idiot
Similar People  Daria Ekamasova, Avdotya Smirnova, Natalya Rudnaya, Andrey Zvyagintsev, Sergey Smirnov

Andrei Sergeyevich Smirnov (Russian: Андpeй Сepгeeвич Смирнов; born 12 March 1941, Moscow) is a Russian actor and film director who is known for directing the films Angel (1967), Belarus Station (1973) and Autumn (1974). He was a member of the jury at the 38th Berlin International Film Festival in 1988.


Selected filmography

  • Belorussian station (1970) as director
  • Elena (2011) as actor
  • Once Upon a Time There Lived a Simple Woman (2011) as director
  • Honours and awards

  • Order For Merit to the Fatherland, 4th class
  • People's Artist of the Russian Federation
  • Grand Prize at the I Festival of contemporary cinema in Karlovy Vary (1971) - for the film "Belorussian Station"
  • For his performance as the writer Ivan Bunin in "His Wife's Diary", Smirnov won several awards:
  • Frieda B. Prize at the VI International Human Rights Film Festival "Stalker" (2000)
  • Best Actor prize - Minsk International Film Festival Listapad (2000)
  • Best Actor prize - National Prize of the Russian Academy of Cinema Arts (Nika Prize) (2000)
  • Best Actor prize - 7th Gatchina Festival "Literature and Cinema" (2001)
  • Prize of the President of the Festival, XIX Festival in Vyborg (August 2011) - for "Window to Europe"
  • Grand Prize at the 22nd Open Russian Film Festival Kinotavr (June 2011)
  • Nika Prize (2011) - for the film "Once Upon a Time There Lived a Simple Woman" in the "Best Screenplay" and his film named "Best Feature Film"
  • References

    Andrei Smirnov (actor) Wikipedia

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